Detonation of the hydrogen bomb. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Downloads: 49,375 (22 reviews)
|Olds Cutlass (from Drive-In Movie Ads)|
Category: Drive-In Movie Ads Title: Olds Cutlass (from Drive-In Movie Ads) Length- :29 Sound: Yes Color Description: A couple is cruising in their new Cutlass admiring their purchase. The announcer comments on the fastback design. They stop at a newsstand. The husband comments on the optional swivel seats before exiting. The wife exits and gets in the driver's seat because she wants to drive. It ends zooming into a p&p with local car dealer info...
Keywords: color; drive-in; movie; ad; advertisement; automobile; car; oldsmobile; olds; cutlass; commercial; couple; husband; wife; general; motors; driving; sporty; fastback; swivel seats; newsstand
Downloads: 3,390 (2 reviews)
|Behind The Scenes At The Supermarket - Film Associates|
Describes the activities involved in the operation of a large supermarket. Illustrates the many people and jobs necessary to help the supermarket serve the community. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Downloads: 496 (1 review)
|Year 1999 AD - Philco-Ford Corp. [made by] Tom Thomas Organization.|
Illustrates the life of a family of the year 1999 A.D. living in a house that is completely functional in terms of advanced technology. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. ***The quality of this clips isn't the best. We've located another print which we hope to digitize and get online sometime soon..
Keywords: future; Ford Motor; Wink Martindale; computers; Internet
Downloads: 17,252 (6 reviews)
|Soapy The Germ Fighter - Avis Films|
Billy Martin, a regular boy, meets a partner, one 'SOAPY THE GERM FIGHTER,' who helps him understand that being clean is not 'SISSY,' but is related to good health. Explains the word sanitation and gives information about health officers and laws governing the handling and sale of foods. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes...
Downloads: 278 (2 reviews)
|If Mirrors Could Speak : Self-Image Film|
Help us get more films like this online! This film was digitized and uploaded thanks to contributions from this project: www.indiegogo.com/avgeeks100miles In hopes of keeping kids' attention, social engineering films would often use supernatural elements to make their points. In this film, we see a magic talking mirror that reflects bratty kids as clowns. Most of the misbehaving kids understand how their behavior is disruptive and make amends...
Keywords: social engineering
Downloads: 169,322 (14 reviews)
|New Pork: An Exciting Taste Treat - Fred a Niles Communications Centers; Pork Industry Committee Of The Natl Livestock & Meat Board|
Five short films/promotional pork propaganda containing the same characters / recipes / themes. Donna Jenkins, a female food editor, types up new slogans for pork when she isn't busy having pork-related supermarket meat-counter fantasies! Garish tablecloths, and dozens of pork dishes lovingly prepared (we assume) by Donna. Who is this enigmatic and mysterious woman with a pork fetish? Only the winning bidder will know...
Downloads: 560 (1 review)
|VD is for Everybody|
Help us get more films like this online! This film was digitized and uploaded thanks to contributions from this project: www.indiegogo.com/avgeeks100miles The American Social Health Association was always experimenting with new ways to educate the public about venereal disease. They helped produce the first VD education film, "Fit to Fight", in 1918 in order to educate soldiers being shipped abroad to fight in the first World War...
Keywords: venereal disease; PSA; Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Downloads: 130,282 (36 reviews)
|Raids On Makin, Mili and Wotje Islands and Kwajalein Harbor - U.S. Navy|
Silent Naval footage of aerial raids and ground combat in the Pacific during World War II.
Keywords: world war ii; US Navy; Pacific
Downloads: 208 (1 review)
|In focus - National Association of Broadcasters; United Press Movietone|
Program is about television broadcasting and the uses of television in one community, that of Binghamton, New York. Interviewed about television are an aviation plant technician, a dairy farmer, a housewife, a librarian, a teacher and a museum director. Excerpts featured in this documentary include a program on fighter pilots flying in formation, narrated by Walter Cronkite; a program about the music and dance of India; sports and news programming highlights; a live brain surgery operation narra...
Downloads: 789 (2 reviews)
|Freedom To Speak: People of New York vs. Irving Feiner|
Living Bill of Rights Series
Keywords: Ephemeral Films
Downloads: 39 (1 review)
|Drive-in Intermission 2|
More about popcorn, candy, coffee, etc. A whole intermission film. Suggestion: insert clip directly between two movies to create a double featur dvd.
Keywords: drive-in; intermission
Downloads: 13,131 (2 reviews)
Because of his recklessness and foolish behavior, Johnny has an accident while riding his bicycle. His brother finds there are several reasons for Johnny's accident and helps him to overcome his attitude and improve his bike riding habits. While mild compared to other Sid Davis films, we still can see the Sid Davis trademarks: voice-over narration, kids in peril and great illustrations. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: safety; kids in peril; sid davis
Downloads: 9,560 (5 reviews)
|Drive-in Intermission 9|
Make tracks to the snack bar for some coffee and candy, A complete intermission show. Suggestion: insert clip between to movies when creating double feature dvds.
Keywords: drive-in; intermission
Downloads: 11,786 (3 reviews)
|Drive In Intermission 18|
More hot dogs and soda. A complete intermission film. Suggestion: insert this clip between two movies when making a double feature dvd.
Keywords: drive-in; intermission
Downloads: 3,989 (1 review)
|Drive In intermission 13|
All the popcorn and candy at the snack bar. Complete intermission film. Suggestion: insert clip between two movies when making a double feature dvd.
Keywords: drive-in; intermission
Downloads: 29,064 (10 reviews)
|Pierre Bonnard: In Search Of Pure Color|
"This program examines Bonnard's work through a close look at paintings gathered for a major retrospective at the Paris Centre Pompidou. There is also a fascinating glimpse of Bonnard during a seaside outing--a unique piece of documentary footage--the only existing record of the period just before his death in 1936" -- description from box.
Keywords: vhs; art history; impressionism
Downloads: 313 (1 review)
|Drive-in: Rodeo Joe Toddy Ad|
An animated ad for Toddy, the milkshake in a can. Suggestion: insert this clip at the beginning of the previews on your double feature dvds or use this with other clips to make your own intermission show.
Keywords: drive-in; Toddy; ad
Downloads: 4,623 (2 reviews)
|Eye Of The Storm|
"This documentary explores the nature of prejudice in a dramatic third-grade classroom experiment conducted in a small Midwestern town, a town without ghettos, blacks, or campus unrest. It demonstrates how quickly wholesome, friendly schoolchildren can be infected with the ugly virus of discrimination that leads to frustration, broken friendships, and vicious behavior. Host and narrator is Bill Buetel of ABC News" -- accompanying synopsis.
Keywords: vhs; race relations; children's education
Downloads: 1,415 (4 reviews)
|Caribbean Close-UP:Dominican Republic, Haiti - Maryknoll World Productions|
" Children of Earth Series....Caribbean Close-Up...Haiti & Dominican Republic....This Video will show U.S.children the ways young people live in other parts of the world."
Keywords: vhs; Julie Deronnette; Jonathan Taveras de los Santos
Downloads: 303 (1 review)
|Based on Books: The Case of the Elevator Duck - Polly Berrien Berends; Joan Micklin Silver|
Gilbert, an imaginative young Black detective, tackles his first case: to find the rightful owner of a duck who is riding the elevator in his "no pets allowed" housing project.
Keywords: vhs; children
Downloads: 135 (1 review)
|That Rotten Tea Bag - Andy Gurian.|
Director, Andy Gurian. A comic short on patriotism and protest, with sober undertones. Made by Andy Gurian of the Mosholu - Montefiore Community Center. This film was adopted for digitization by these kind folks: Sharon Schulze, Bill McCormick, Marsha Orgeron, Molly Wheeler, and Heidi Miller. Learn how you can adopt a film here: http://www.avgeeks.com/wp2/adopt-a-film/ To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: avgeeks; tea bags; patriotism
Downloads: 1,464 (2 reviews)
|Joy of Living With Fragrance|
Shows what the magic of fragrance can do for every woman. Gives her added confidence, a heightened personality and a uniqueness that is all her own. Tells where exotic scents come from and offers suggestions on the selection and application of various perfumes and colognes. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Downloads: 13,062 (7 reviews)
|Drive-in: Happy Father's Day|
about 20 seconds. suggestion; insert clip before comin attraction clips when creating drive-in dvd.
Keywords: drive-in; clip; father's day
Downloads: 4,990 (4 reviews)
|[Super Sounds 8-Track Commercial Footage]|
Repeated shots of guy holding a ring, then holding an 8-track tape entitled "Super Sounds", he places the tape in the 8-track tape player, some odd psychedelic imagery, track list credit roll, zooming in on various songs and artists. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact email@example.com for more information
Downloads: 666 (1 review)
On the surface, this film may seem like an average biology film, but like most of films from the Moody Institute of Science, there is an ulterior motive. The filmÂs host Irwin Moon had an interest in science as a child and later incorporated that interest into his life as a pastor. He would tour the country giving his ÂSermons of ScienceÂ where the marvels of science provide the visible evidence of a Divine plan of creation...
Keywords: science vs. religion
Downloads: 17,870 (6 reviews)
|The Farm - Kathy Katz and Mike Kavanaugh|
An excerpt from a 45-minute documentary about The Farm, the remarkable rural oasis under the freeways in San Francisco from 1974-1986, an autonomous zone that housed farm animals, rehearsal and performance space, theater and punk rock...
Keywords: Farm; San Francisco; 1970s
Downloads: 12,745 (9 reviews)
|Dope261 - Michael Aldrich|
Medical Marijuana Debate on Prop 215, Election. See scans of liner notes for detailed content.
Keywords: vhs; Drugs; San Francisco; Oakland; Berkeley; Medical Marijuana; election
Downloads: 1,026 (1 review)
|Banana I - Mimesis, Inc;|
Parodies educational film and television programs. Explains a new language by demonstrating how to conjugate the verb 'to banana.' This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Downloads: 816 (2 reviews)
|The World of the Sea Deep Diving - U.S. Navy|
Profiles the role of the U.S. Navy's hardhat divers, and shows the various systems used to support their operations. This film includes footage of re-compression chambers and diver support equipment. The special men of honor who served as the Navy's hardhat divers during WWII salvaged lost equipment, repaired ships at sea and in the harbor, and served in many other important capacities.
Keywords: U.S. Navy training film
Downloads: 1,320 (2 reviews)
|Safety with Animals|
Shows how to approach and handle animals, both wild and domestic, with an emphasis on dogs and horses. Surveys the general field of safety around animals pointing out the need for knowledge and skill, the dangers in handling wild animals and how to handle trained animals. Filmmakers seems to torment both kids and animals in the process of making this film. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: kids and kritters; kids in peril
Downloads: 6,606 (4 reviews)
|Policeman, The - Encyclopedia Britannica|
Follows a policeman on his regular day's work. Explains use of two-way radio communication. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact email@example.com for more information
Downloads: 580 (1 review)
|Thread Of Life - Warner Brothers|
A film about genetics and heredity in man, various traits are shown and the methods by which they are transmitted is explained. Subtitle files thanks to Elizabeth Hillman: TheThreadOfLife.qt.smil TheThreadOfLife.en_us.qt.txt To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Downloads: 15,495 (6 reviews)
Like many other Centron venereal disease films, Innocent Party focuses on the morality and emotions associated with venereal disease rather than the medical aspects. The actual mechanics of syphilis transmission are only briefly mentioned let alone prevention via condom use, yet the shame and anguish are clear for all to see. This film echoes the common theme found in many venereal disease films - that premarital sex leads to VD...
Keywords: venereal disease; public hygiene
Downloads: 15,727 (9 reviews)
|To Hear Your Banjo Play|
Presents the origin of the banjo, the development of southern folk music and its influence upon Americans. Pete Seeger plays his banjo and narrates the story. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: American folk music
Downloads: 28,246 (13 reviews)
|DOPE 122 - Michael Aldrich|
Joe Cocker at Woodstock...Nursing mothers shouldn't drink...Cocaine pipeline...Electric blue love potion...Drugs in the workplace See liner note scans for detailed content.
Keywords: Gangs; Cops; Drugs Part 2
Downloads: 1,491 (2 reviews)
|Into the Blue|
How Britain developed her civil airlines since the war. commercial jet-aircraft. De Havilland Comet. Bristol Brabazon. air travel
Keywords: civil airline; Britain; jet-aircraft
Downloads: 20,489 (2 reviews)
|Glories Of Medieval Art: The Cloisters|
"This program features The Cloisters, the Metropolitan's branch museum devoted to art created during the Middle Ages. Philippe de Montebello, director of the Metropolitan Museum, escorts viewers through an ensemble of spaces and gardens that evoke the medieval period" -- description from box.
Keywords: vhs; the cloisters; medieval art
Downloads: 392 (1 review)
|We're No Dummies! We Don't take Drugs - Jonathan Geffer|
" Join renowned ventriloquist Jonathan Geffner and his whimsical puppet partners, Shmendrik, Ezra, Danny, and Chippy for a frank yet humorous talk about the dangers of drug abuse. Kids will Love this one-of-a-kind video!"
Keywords: vhs; Health; Safety; Brotherhood
Downloads: 1,471 (2 reviews)
|Private SNAFU - Booby Traps - Robert Clampett|
Private Snafu learns about the hazards of enemy booby traps the hard way. This is one of 26 Private SNAFU ('Situation Normal, All Fouled Up) cartoons made by the US Army Signal Corps to educate and boost the morale the troops. Originally created by Theodore Geisel (Dr. Seuss) and Phil Eastman, most of the cartoons were produced by Warner Brothers Animation Studios - employing their animators, voice actors (primarily Mel Blanc) and Carl Stalling's music...
Keywords: military; animation; Private SNAFU
Downloads: 95,705 (10 reviews)
|Strictly GI (1943)|
Produced by 20th Century-Fox Film Corp. for the Office of War Information and the War Finance/Treasury Department, and distributed and exhibited by the War Activities Committee-Motion Picture Industry--as a public service. A rare collection of star-studded subjects made for G.I. audiences overseas featuring - Bob Hope, Betty Grable, Betty Hutton, Judy Garland and a beef steak..
Keywords: WW2; Army-Navy screen magazine
Downloads: 1,970 (2 reviews)
|How To Judge Authorities - Coronet Films|
Explains how to judge an authority by considering his evidence, his experience and the validity of his decisions. Explains that authorities can differ. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
Downloads: 1,017 (1 review)
|Trouble With Women, The|
With such a provocative title, this film illustrates some of the perceived problems a supervisor might face working with women, but ultimately demonstrates where the real problem lies. The irritated supervisor in this film shows up again in The Grapevine. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: workplace politics; gender issues
Downloads: 21,359 (12 reviews)
|Intermission 4a Circus (from Drive-In Movie Ads)|
Category: Drive-In Movie Ads Title: Intermission 4a Circus (from Drive-In Movie Ads) Length- :30 Sound: Yes Color Description: This animation is of a circus ringmaster announcing the snack bar is available for delicious treats. The film was in pretty bad shape and improvement was minimal. Only used because I tried matching this to the second part of this clip found on another compilation, which was in better condition...
Keywords: color; film; drive-in; movie; ad; advertisement; animation; intermission; circus; ringmaster; announcement
Downloads: 2,384 (1 review)
|The Night Sky, Episode 4: Conversation with John Dobson - NASA; Jet Propulsion Labs|
This video presents the inventor of the “Dobsonian” low-cost telescope and founder of the San Francisco Sidewalk Astronomers. John Dobson discusses his work to popularize astronomy. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: NASA; astronomy; telescopes
Downloads: 386 (1 review)
|Fleet Week 2011 - Matthew Chong|
A medley of images from Fleet Week in San Francisco by Matthew Chong
Keywords: Fleet Week; militarism; patriotism; San Francisco
Downloads: 835 (1 review)
|Pie Fight 1969 - Christian Bruno and Sam Green|
The 1969 San Francisco International Film Festival opens on the steps of City Hall, but is unexpectedly attacked by independent filmmakers with pies. This footage was long-lost and then found and made into a movie in the late 1990s.
Keywords: Film Festival; 1969; Pie Fight
Downloads: 8,956 (3 reviews)
|See What You're Missing Volume 1 - FilterMMM|
"new videos by And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead, Dirty Vegas, Felix Da Housecat, Garbage, Kenna, Kylie Minogue, Moby, Remy Zero, Telepopmusik, The Avalanches
Keywords: vhs; music video And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead; Another Morning Stoner; Dirty Vegas; Days Go By; Felix Da Housecat; Silver Screen; Garbage; Cherry Lips; Kenna; Hell Bent; Kylie Minogue; Can't Get You Out of My Head; Moby; We Are All Made of Stars; Remy Zero; Save Me; Telepopmusik; Breathe; The Avalanches; Frontier Psychiatrist
Downloads: 4 (1 review)
|Ansel Adams, Photographer - Larry Dawson|
Records the life and work of Ansel Adams. Dwells on his equipment, home, interests, and his attitude toward art, photography and life. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact email@example.com for more information.
Downloads: 1,161 (1 review)
|Snack Bar Mom (from Drive-In Movie Ads)|
Category: Drive-In Movie Ads Title: Snack Bar Mom (from Drive-In Movie Ads) Length- :33 Sound: Yes Color Description: 1950s color film that opens with announcer asking a mom why she should cook for the family when they can be fed at the drive-in snack bar. Next is a boy walking down the food bar with a pizza box. A shot of two prepared hot dogs with extras, pizza, coffee, sodas, then shots of the family eating their food (chicken?) in an open convertible at the drive-in...
Keywords: color; drive-in; movie; ad; advertisement; intermission; snack bar; hot dogs; soda; coffee; pizza; mom; mother; family; 1950s; boy; convertible; automobile; car
Downloads: 10,726 (3 reviews)